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Post Date08/05/2020
Job TypePart Time
Positions Available5
Company NameAurora Plains Academy
Address[email protected]

Youth Care Worker

Full time and Part time positions availabe.  Days, evenings, overnights, and weekends.

Youth Care Worker will work with at risk youth in residential setting.  

Duties would include coordinating and participating in daily activies, assisting with homework, supervision of safety, redirection of problematic behaviors, engaging in teaching coping skills and problem solving skills.  Participate in ensuring youths schedule is followed, monitoring phone calls, coordinating and participating in weekend and evening fun activities.  

The youth at APA are placed in residential care for a variety of reasons and are highly in need of responsive individuals that are willing to engage them in the healing process.  The type of individuals we are looking for are positive, enthusiastic, have empathy and understanding, yet clear boundaries with others.  Some of our youth struggle with emotion management and can become verbally or physically aggressive.  However, we provide extensive training, supports, and our youth are highly responsive to individuals who will engage them in conversation and activities.

This can be a highly rewarding position and an opportunity to truly impact the life of our youth.  There are many opportunities for a variety of shifts to include day, evening, overnight, and weekend shifts.  It can also be a perfect position for a college student!  Please call and speak to us about what you can do for us and what we may be able to do for you!

Possible reimbursement for travel to and from work if you live more than 15 miles away!

Position Details


Must be at least 21 years of age and have a clear criminal background.

Must be enthusiastic and like working with youth.

Must be able to perform all job duties.


very competitive salary. Based on knowledge and experience.


Benefits provided for full time employees.

Other benefits are available based on the position hired 

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